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What to Look for in a Refrigerated Transport Company

The search for a reliable refrigerated transport company is often fraught with overwhelming options, and those seeking the service tend to make the task more difficult by their approach.  Companies err when only considering the quotes presented, instead of weighing everything included in the price. It’s vital to note not all refrigerated carriers provide the

4 Industry Benefits Driving More Women to Trucking Careers

In preparation for retiring Baby Boomers and the overall increased demand for goods amid future growth, trucking industry recruitment efforts are venturing into underrepresented demographics – namely women. And the effort to get more women behind the wheel of a big rig is paying dividends.  According to the American Trucking Association, the trucking industry saw

Xtreme Trucking Hauls in Nearly $3,000 for Special Olympics Wisconsin

  Truckers and law enforcement from across Wisconsin came together on September 14 for the annual Truck Convoy®. The Truck Convoy® is a unique, one-day celebration that helps raise money and awareness for the more than 10,000 athletes currently competing in Special Olympics Wisconsin. Law enforcement escorted the convoy of trucks throughout communities across Wisconsin,

June is National Dairy Month

Celebration shines light on key role truck drivers play in MOOving dairy products across the country   National Dairy Month has been celebrated in the U.S. since 1937. Originally called “National Milk Month,” the observance was established by grocer organizations to promote milk and stabilize dairy demand when cows were turned out to pasture and

Xtreme Trucking Aims to Reduce Pollution Through SmartWay Transport Partnership

Xtreme Trucking strives to be a forward-thinking company and is always working to reduce its environmental footprint. Recently,  the company joined the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) SmartWay Transport Partnership, which is designed to increase energy efficiency while significantly reducing greenhouse gases and air pollution. The partnership is a government collaboration with various freight industry sectors

What’s New at Xtreme Trucking?

Owner Travis Nelson founded Xtreme Trucking in 2007 with just one truck and a leased refrigerated trailer. Since then, it’s grown quickly to emerge as one of the most progressive and fastest-growing carriers in the Midwest. The company now partners with almost every major shipper in the refrigerated truck field, including many well-known household brands.